The first table below looks at the demand for Security Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Architecture over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East of England region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architecture
Rank 142 116 134
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +18
Contract jobs citing Security Architecture 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.063% 0.089% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.088% 0.13% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £281 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £506 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+19.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £28.00
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2277 1543 2150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 72.22% 68.52% 68.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1291 851 1067
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 120 199
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £16.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Security Architecture
England

Security Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Architecture across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Security Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Architecture across the East of England region.

Security Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Security Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Architecture across the East of England region.

Security Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Security Architecture
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Architecture within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire -15 2 £281 -33.82%
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
Suffolk - - - -
Security Architecture
England

Security Architecture
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Security Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Architecture.

1 5 (71.43%) VPN
1 5 (71.43%) SSL
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) IPsec
1 5 (71.43%) Cryptography
1 5 (71.43%) Network Design
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Network Security
1 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (71.43%) XenServer
1 5 (71.43%) Puppet
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) Apache Continuum
3 2 (28.57%) Business Process Mapping
3 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) ISEB
4 1 (14.29%) Local Government
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement

Security Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Security Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) VPN
1 5 (71.43%) SSL
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) IPsec
1 5 (71.43%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Apache Continuum
General
1 1 (14.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (71.43%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Network Design
2 2 (28.57%) Business Process Mapping
2 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Puppet